What We Do
AICC member companies, industry foundations, and government granting agencies, through the Foundation, will support the development and dissemination of employee education and training resources for workers in the corrugated, folding carton, rigid box, and related supply chain industries.
Funds raised by the Foundation for Packaging Education will be used to support workforce development by :
Underwriting costs associated with providing education and training programs to the industry, curriculum development, LMS platform costs, and instructor fees, thus helping to lower training costs for AICC members.
Provide funds for a formalized certificate skills achievement program.
Funding the creation of aptitude testing for pre-applicants for defined in-plant positions.
Providing funds for in-person, goal-based training programs for manufacturing floor teams.
Provide funds for educational and scientific research.
Developing and supporting paper-based packaging industry-specific education and training programs.
Fund and administer AICC’s Troll Memorial Scholarship Program.
Assisting members in developing internship programs for their companies.
Translating online courses into the Spanish language.
Underwriting of professional services, instructor fees and staff support needed to oversee the execution and completion of all Foundation activities.